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[texts][Logbook of the Nimrod (Ship) of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by Willis Howes, kept by Willis Howes, on voyage from 18 Sept. 1857-14 July 1861] - Nimrod (Ship); Howes, Willis, logkeeper
Log, kept by Willis Howes, relating to a whaling voyage to the Pacific and Arctic oceans and Okhotsk Sea; 1858 Apr. 1-1861 July 12; Includes descriptions of whales (blackfish, blue, bowhead, finback, humpback, and sperm) seen or taken, children on ship, cruelty and punishment on ship, and women on ship; ship sketch, whale drawing,and sailing directions. Places represented include Bay of Islands, Hilo, Kermadec, and Kuril Islands; Repository also has microfilm of the log (Reel 911); Whaling vesse...
Keywords: Gifford, William, 1798-1866; Blue whale; Bowhead whale; Children of the sea; Cruelty; Finback whale; Globicephala; Humpback whale; Navigation; Punishment; Seafaring life; Sperm whale; Voyages and travels; Whalers (Persons); Whalers (Persons)--Death; Whales; Whaling--Massachusetts--New Bedford; Whaling masters; Women and the sea; Arctic Ocean--Description and travel; Hilo (Hawaii)--Description and travel; Islands, Bay of (N.Z.)--Description and travel; Kermadec Islands--Description and travel; Kuril Islands (Russia)--Description and travel; Okhotsk, Sea of--Description and travel; Pacific Ocean--Description and travel; Drawings; Logbooks
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[texts][Gay Head (Ship) of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by Lewis H. Lawrence, on voyage from 2 Oct. 1860-12 Apr. 1865] - Gay Head (Ship)
Log, kept by Lewis H. Lawrence, relating to a whaling voyage to the Atlantic, South Pacific, and Arctic oceans; Includes descriptions of types of whales (blackfish, bowhead, finback, gray, humpback, right, and sperm), seals, and walrus seen or taken, accidents at sea, mutiny, punishment on ship, shipboard medicine, desertions, and women on ship; and whale stamps, drawings, and list of provisions. Other places represented include Faial Island, Cape Verde, Saint Paul Island, Raoul Island, Niuatopu...
Keywords: J.B. Wood & Co. (New Bedford, Mass.); Bowhead whale; Desertions, Naval; Finback whale; Globicephala; Gray whale; Humpback whale; Marine accidents; Medicine, Naval; Mutiny; Punishment; Right whales; Seafaring life; Seals (Animals); Ships--Equipment and supplies; Sperm whale; Voyages and travels; Walrus; Whalers (Persons); Whales; Whaling--Massachusetts--New Bedford; Whaling masters; Women and the sea; Apia (Samoa)--Description and travel; Arctic Archipelago (Nunavut and N.W.T.)--Description and travel; Arctic Ocean--Description and travel; Atlantic Ocean--Description and travel; Cape Verde--Description and travel; Faial Island (Azores)--Description and travel; Hawaii--Description and travel; Niuatoputapu Island (Tonga)--Description and travel; Raoul Island (Kermadec Islands)--Description and travel; Saint Paul Island (Terres australes et antarctiques francaises)--Description and travel; South Pacific Ocean--Description and travel; Sydney (N.S.W.)--Description and travel; Upolu (Samoa)--Description and travel; Lawrence, Lewis Henry, 1822 or 3-1901
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